Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.

Resident Advisor: Top 20 Albums of 2011

14 December 2011

Resident Advisor: Top 20 Albums of 2011 [as voted by staff]

[see also 2018, 2015, 2014, 2012]

  1. Nicolas JaarSpace is Only Noise
  2. MachinedrumRoom(s)
  3. Roman Fl├╝gelFatty Folders
  4. MorphosisWhat Have We Learned
  5. ZombyDedication
  6. Omar SIt Can Be Done, But Only I Can Do It
  7. Clams CasinoInstrumentals
  8. KuedoSeverant
  9. Oneohtrix Point NeverReplica
  10. Pinch and ShackletonPinch & Shackleton
  11. Andy StottPassed Me By
  12. MoominThe Story About You
  13. SteffiYours & Mine
  14. James BlakeJames Blake
  15. Tiger & WoodsThrough the Green
  16. The WeekndHouse of Balloons
  17. Tim HeckerRavedeath, 1972
  18. BNJMNBlack Square
  19. Instra:MentalResolution 653
  20. John MausWe Must Become the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves